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Photography is a great medium for creating a digital record for both beginners and professionals alike. A basic camera is cheap, easy to get hold of, and easy to use. For those with more advanced skills a DSLR camera will allow you to be creative and create a really unique record of your project.
As is often said; a picture is worth a thousand words, so have a look at our photography guides and find out how you can build your skills and create a photography record that really tells a story about your heritage work.
Minimum requirements for your digital record
You must create at least 20 photographs showing key activities and people in your project.
Accepted file types:
- JPEG format (.jpg)
- Tagged image file format (.tif)
- Graphics Interchange Format (.gif)
- Windows Bitmap (.bmp)
Don’t forget that you will also need to submit a short written account of your project detailing what you did and what you achieved.
Ashby Mill is a windmill in Brixton, South London, it is a tangible reminder to all Londoners of the close links that the capital had with agriculture and food production. There are links on their website (http://www.brixtonwindmill.org/home) to an extensive collection of Flickr galleries (http://www.flickr.com/groups/ashbymill/pool/) which have been submitted by anyone with access to the group or who has used the Ashby Mill tag.